Chemical Identification

You need to know “what is it?” Whether you need the identity of a solid, liquid, or gas, Alliance Technologies has the capabilities and expertise to investigate your chemical or material. Alliance provides consultation and testing to determine the composition of a wide variety of materials.

Inorganic materials might be assayed by x-ray methods or atomic spectroscopy, while organics can be identified by molecular spectroscopy or chromatographic methods. Alliance has access to a wide variety of spectral libraries to assist in these identifications, along with the scientific background to make sense of the data. When you need a lab for chemical identification, Alliance Technologies is your first contact.

Case Studies

As examples, Alliance excels at:

  • Residual Solvents & Product Contamination
    For health and safety concerns and regulatory compliance, residual solvents found in pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, and other consumer goods must be controlled and identified.  Alliance Technologies has helped a number of clients identify or quantify residual solvents in their products. Methyl methacrylate (MMA) has been banned in 39 states for its irritating and sensitizing effects and has been declared ...
  • Chemical Identification
    Patent Infringement Investigation An intellectual property firm working on a case of possible patent infringement provided “blind” samples of stucco to Alliance Technologies  for compositional analysis. They provided no guidance on the patent claims or composition, asking Alliance simply to conduct comprehensive analysis and comparison within a specified budget.  To resolve this IP case, Alliance: Reviewed typical stucco compositions ...
  • Product Deformulation & Reverse Engineering
    With years of experience testing many different kinds of products for chemical composition, Alliance Technologies is capable of assisting with product deformulation or reverse engineering.  Finding and applying the right analytical method to your particular product is challenging and only a few laboratories are equipped to handle these kinds of requests. Case studies: A Fortune 100 computer and electronics ...

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